Meet The Team
Stephen Hunt BBu (Marketing), MAICD – Chairman
Stephen is currently a Non Executive Director of ASX listed company, Volt Resources Ltd, (ASX: VRC), which is focussed on developing the world class Nachu graphite project in Tanzania. Previous roles in Volt include Chairman and Executive Chairman. Stephen is also a Non Executive Director of American Pacific Borate and Lithium Ltd. (ASX: ABR). In addition, previous Directorships include, Magnis Resources Ltd. (ASX: MNS), IMX Resources Ltd and Australian Zircon Ltd. Cumulatively, over 17 years as a Director of ASX listed companies. Previous experience includes various marketing roles over 15 years with BHP.
Richard Willson, BAc, FCPA, FAICD - NED and Company Secretary
Richard is an experienced, Non-Executive Director, Company Secretary and CFO with more than 20 years’ experience predominantly within the mining and agricultural sectors for both publicly listed and private companies. Richard has a Bachelor of Accounting from the University of South Australia, is a fellow of CPA Australia, and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.He is a Non-Executive Director of Titomic Limited (ASX:TTT), AusTin Mining Limited (ASX:ANW), and Unity Housing Company Limited, Company Secretary of Patron Resources Limited, Beston Global Food Company Limited (ASX:BFC), and 1414 Degrees Limited (ASX:14D), Director and Treasurer of Variety SA, and a Director and Company Secretary of numerous other private companies. Richard is the Chairman of the Audit Committee of Titomic Limited and Unity Housing Company Limited, and is the Chairman of the Remuneration & Nomination Committee of Titomic Limited.Richard has previously been CFO, Company Secretary and Non-Executive Director of a number of ASX Listed Companies. He has significant experience with IPOs, and capital raising.
Andrew Smith, BSc. (Honours) - Technical Consultant
Andrew is a development chemist, specialising in Heavy Duty Coatings, specifically, the development and testing of anti-corrosive coatings. Andrew has held senior regional technical management roles for AkzoNobel, (world leader in coatings with brands including International, Chartek, Sikkens, Awlgrip, Devoe), in Australia, Asia and the Americas. These roles involved responsibility for product development, testing and integrity, as well as Technical Support functions. Andrew most recently has been involved in implementing major restructuring initiatives for AkzoNobel, including rationalisation of manufacturing capability in the South Asia region. He left the company in September 2018 and is currently acting as a consultant.
Tom Spurling – BEc, Executive Director
Tom held the position of CEO of Ellex Medical Lasers (ASX:ELX) between 2011 and 2019. ELX develops, manufactures and sells a range of devices, mainly lasers, for the treatment of ophthalmic disease. Tom has 35 years of experience covering acquisitions, listed company equity capital markets in Australian and the USA, marketing strategy development, development and introduction of complex new products in highly regulated markets, sales management, manufacturing, people management, customer relationship management (both private business and Australian, US and other governments), financial reporting and reporting to a Board and institutional and retail shareholders.
Daniel Eddington, BComm, GradDipFin – Non Executive Director
Dan has over 20 years experience in the financial markets with experience across multiple sectors including the resource, energy and industrial sectors.Dan specialises in equity capital markets and has been responsible for IPO’s, placements, reverse takeovers, underwritings, corporate negotiations and corporate advisory for companies predominantly in the resource sector.